Skip to comments.Ehud Barak resigns from politics
Posted on 11/26/2012 9:15:03 AM PST by Olog-hai
Defense Minister Ehud Barak announced Monday that he is resigning from politics and will not contend in the upcoming Knesset election. He will complete his term as defense minister, he said.
Barak stated that while he had difficulties making the decision, he was confident in his choice. I want to study, to write to live and have a good time, he said.
The minister denied making the decision based on grim polls results ahead of the Knesset election. He further joked that he is following the footsteps of Likud Minister Moshe Kahlon, who recently announced he is taking a hiatus from politics.
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Going for a putsch. The putz.
I wouldn’t blame him. In his position, I would cash out whatever pension funds there were and do the writing in another country.